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Fincher Turned Down Scarlett Johansson For Dragon Tattoo

17th October 2011

Scarlett Johansson missed out on the coveted role of Lisbeth Salander in director David Fincher's The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo because the filmmaker feared cinemagoers would be distracted by the thought of the Girl...

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Fascinating Fact 6195

20th October 2008

Several shows in London's West End theatre district - including GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING and award-winning puppet musical AVENUE Q - are to end their runs weeks ahead of schedule as the worldwide credit...

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Johansson Inspires Fashion Campaign

3rd August 2007

SCARLETT JOHANSSON's role in GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING has inspired a new campaign for a French fashion house. The 22-year-old actress appears alongside screen icon Catherine Deneuve, tennis player Steffi Graf and former Soviet...

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Johansson Happy To Appeal To Older Men

12th September 2006

Hollywood beauty SCARLETT JOHANSSON is happy she appeals more to older men, because they understand women better. Even from a young age, the GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING star always felt more comfortable with people...

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Firth Wanted To Be Challenged By Where The Truth Lies

28th November 2005

British actor COLIN FIRTH leaped at the chance to star in controversial movie WHERE THE TRUTH LIES, because he wanted to take a break from starring in romantic comedies. Firth, best known for his...

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Johansson Keen To Work With Burton

29th July 2005

Screen siren SCARLETT JOHANSSON is desperate to work with maverick director TIM BURTON after hearing EWAN McGREGOR enthuse about the movie-maker on the set of THE ISLAND. The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING...

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Johansson: 'Treat Paparazzi Like Stalkers'

28th July 2005

Sexy actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON believes paparazzi who push celebrities too far should be arrested and prosecuted - just like stalkers. The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING beauty is tired of being hounded by photographers...

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Johansson Injured On Film Set

29th March 2005

SCARLETT JOHANSSON is suffering with crippling shin-splints on the set of her latest movie THE ISLAND, because her legs can't cope with the gruelling physical work demanded of her. The sexy actress had previously...

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Chinese Star Lands New Lecter Film Role

24th February 2005

RAISE THE RED LANTERN star LI GONG has become the first name cast in the latest SILENCE OF THE LAMBS movie spin-off. GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING director PETER WEBBER will take charge of...

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Dead Man's Shoes And Drake For Brit Indie Awards

27th October 2004

SHANE MEADOWS' critically acclaimed thriller DEAD MAN'S SHOES is leading the way at this year's (04) BRITISH INDEPENDENT FILM AWARDS with eight nominations. Dead Man's Shoes, which was awarded the HITCHCOCK D'OR accolade at...

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Johansson Lifts Hilton's Skirt

19th August 2004

LOST IN TRANSLATION beauty SCARLETT JOHANSSON has been caught looking up PARIS HILTON's skirt! The stunning actress attended FHM's 100 Sexiest Women event in the summer of last year (03) when she was yet...

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Author Hits Out At Girl With Pearl Earring

10th August 2004

The author of best-selling book GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING has hit out at the big screen version of her novel. The PETER WEBBER-directed film, which starred SCARLETT JOHANSSON and COLIN FIRTH, won over...

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Scarlett Loves Fame Perks

12th March 2004

Rising star SCARLETT JOHANSSON loves being famous - as she's never short of men or clothes now. The LOST IN TRANSLATION beauty has shot to fame over the past year thanks to her acclaimed...

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Scarlett Signs Sweet Deal With Calvin Klein

23rd February 2004

Stunning actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON has been nabbed by CALVIN KLEIN to represent the fashion giant's new fragrance. The 19-year-old screen beauty, who has won acclaim and awards for her roles in LOST IN TRANSLATION...

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Johansson's Piercing Ban

20th February 2004

Teen star SCARLETT JOHANSSON is in trouble with her mother MELANIE - for having too many piercings. The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING actress, 19, has five piercings - one in her belly button,...

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Johansson Considers Re-locating

19th February 2004

BAFTA winner SCARLETT JOHANSSON is so enamoured with Britain - she's considering leaving her native America to move to the UK. The blonde beauty, who won Best Actress In A Leading Role at the...

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Nervous Nominees On The Bafta Red Carpet

19th February 2004

The creme de la creme of the British film industry including JUDE LAW and EMMA THOMPSON have arrived on the red carpet ahead of tonight's (15FEB04) ORANGE BRITISH ACADEMY FILM AWARDS in London. Natives...

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Johansson's Rage At Repressed Character

29th January 2004

American actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON struggled to keep her sexual passion under control during the filming of GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING. The 19-year-old found playing romantically-repressed maid GRIET in the new period movie a...

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Scarlett Signs Up For Another Girl With A Pearl Film

19th January 2004

Movie darling SCARLETT JOHANSSON has signed up to star in Minnesota singer TRUMAN's new video, which is all about the arty film she's currently winning acclaim for. Truman wrote THE GIRL WITH A PEARL...

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Cold Mountain And Rings Head To Head At Baftas

19th January 2004

Civil war romance COLD MOUNTAIN and THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING have topped the nominations at this year's (04) BAFTA awards. ANTHONY MINGHELLA epic film and PETER JACKSON's last...

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Johansson To Become Golden Globe Fashion Critic

16th January 2004

Striking actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON has opted to take her mother to the upcoming GOLDEN GLOBES - so they can criticise other celebrities' outfits. The 19-year-old blonde beauty, who is up for two Golden Globes...

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Scarlett Johansson Is Vermeer's Girl Reincarnated

15th December 2003

Actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON is amazed with her likeness to the muse in Dutch painter JOHANNES VERMEER's GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING after playing her in a new movie. Johansson replaced KATE HUDSON as the...

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Firth's Bridget Confidence Restored By Zellweger

31st October 2003

COLIN FIRTH's fears over the BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY sequel ended as soon as he started filming with lead star RENEE ZELLWEGER earlier this month (OCT03). The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING hunk took some...

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